Medical Services

The Bellwether Behavioral Health Medical Team provides services and support designed specifically to meet the unique needs of our individuals. The team is staffed by professionals with experience and special expertise in working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities as well as behavioral challenges.

The team includes: Supporting Physicians, Nurse Practioners, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Dieticians, Speech & Language Pathologists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists and Behavioral Analysts.

The individuals’ plan of care are customized to meet their clinical and medical needs. If the individual has special medical needs the team will collaborate and coordinate specialty care. Bellwether Behavioral Health is able to provide services for those with the most intense medical care needs in our Behavior Medical programs offered in both Florida and New Jersey. Our commitment is to provide the highest quality medical programs year round to all of our individuals.

Medical services are provided at all Bellwether Behavioral Health locations.

In Delaware and Florida, medical services are primarily provided on-site and include:

  • Annual physical exams conducted by certified family nurse practitioner. Monitoring/oversight to individuals with medical issues such as: hypertension and diabetes
  • On-site phlebotomy services for all clients
  • On-site EKG’s (Florida only)
  • Psychiatric services­­––evaluations and reviews every 90 days
  • Medical consultation by nurses available via live interactive video system 24/7
  • On call nursing on evenings and weekends in Delaware and on-site nurses 24/7 in Florida
  • Transportation to other consulted medical specialist such as: neurologist, endocrinologist and dentist

The New Jersey programs utilize community based care providers offering:

  • Monitoring/oversight to individuals with medical issues such as: hypertension, diabetes
  • Psychiatric services––evaluations and reviews every 90 days
  • Medical consultation by nurses available via live interactive video system 24/7
  • On call nursing on evenings and weekends
  • Transportation to other consulted medical specialist such as:
    neurologist, endocrinologist and dentist